News Roundup: NOAA Presses on Right Whale Protections; West Yarmouth Takes On Rat Problem

Dec 15, 2017

WCAI News Director Steve Junker hosts a roundup of some of the top local and regional news of the week. His guests include: Geoff Spillane of the Cape Cod Times, Sara Brown of the Vineyard Gazette, Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle, Andy Tomolonis of South Coast Today, Ann Wood of the Provincetown Banner, and George BrennanĀ of the Martha's Vineyard Times.

Among the stories we talk about, a top fisheries administrator presses fishermen for more help to keep right whales from extinction; the court battle against an aerial adventure park in Sandwich heads to a conclusion; West Yarmouth looks to confront a rat problem; Massachusetts Medical Society offers docs info on marijuana; a Mashpee man goes missing; fishermen eye changes to herring regulations; Cape students affected by data breach; and Chatham woman dies of carbon monoxide poisoning.